Natasha Bishop’s stories

  Last year printer security captured our collective attentions as HP held the first bug bounty program for printer security, researchers showed that a fax number is all an attacker needs to exploit the vulnerabilities in our networks and hackers made printers into advertising machines. Organizations are quickly realizing that they can no longer ignore […]

  For years we’ve been talking about insider threat as the biggest cybersecurity risk. While many insider breaches are attributed to human error, the result is still the same—a cybersecurity breach resulting in a drain on the company’s finances. Ponemon Institute’s 2018 Cost of a Data Breach Study found that “the average cost of a data […]

Experts discuss how to protect printers

There has been a lot of chatter about the security vulnerabilities in our printers, fax machines and multi-function printers (MFPs) in general. So much so that HP invited 34 security researchers to participate in its bug bounty program for printers, offering up to $10,000 per bug. Then recently, at the DEF CON 26 hacker conference […]

Nuance solutions can help minimize the risks of prescription printing with plain paper

Savvy hospitals are turning to new innovations in printing to help them cut costs and minimize risks using plain paper prescription printing. According to Black Book Research “in order to break even, average hospital costs will have to be reduced by 24 percent by 2022.” That percentage seems almost insurmountable with the mounting costs associated […]